Gina Breitenfeld

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Thu June 12, 2014

Breitenfeld Won Student Transfer Case But Now Home Schools Children, Faces Bankruptcy

Gina Breitenfeld
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As Missouri schools begin preparing for another year of student transfers, the woman who brought the case all the way to the state Supreme Court is at the brink of bankruptcy and wondering where her daughters will get their education this fall.

Gina Breitenfeld is being sued by the Clayton School District for more than $24,000 in unpaid tuition. She says that the financial toll of the case, plus unpleasant comments about the transfers made within earshot of her daughters, prompted her to pull them out of the Clayton schools toward the end of the just completed school year.

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